Tasmin Mahfuz Biography
Tasmin Mahfuz is a Bengali-American anchor and host who currently works at DC News Now where she served as the weeknight evening anchor from 6 pm to 8 pm and 9 pm to 11 pm alongside Chris Flanagan, Chief Meteorologist Janessa Webb, and Sports Director Derek Forrest. She also serves as the host of Capitol Review. In addition, she joined the DC News Now team in 2015, as the first Bengali-American in the United States to lead a local newscast as a full-time anchor.
The Capitol Review that Mahfuz hosts, brings to the limelight local and global situations from hearing from people on the ground in Ukraine, getting insight from a retired U.S. major general on his personal experience with the war in Afghanistan, and combating human trafficking in the DMV. She started her career in Greater New York City Area where she worked at Ebru TV, which is an international network In October 2012, and while she was at the station, she serves as a general assignment reporter til August 2014 when she left the station.
In addition, while she worked at Ebru TV, her assignments included breaking news updates from the United Nations and covering the Sandy Hook shooting in Connecticut. Later on, she relocated to Utah where she worked at ABC4Utah and while she was there, she helped launched the station’s first news bureau in southern Utah. Furthermore, she attended Emory University in Atlanta where she graduated with degrees in International Relations and Linguistics. She was awarded by the Alliance for Women in Media Foundation the Gracies Award for Outstanding Producer in TV News in 2015.
For Mahfuz’s work as a multimedia journalist, the Society of Professional Journalists –Utah Chapter recognized her. During her downtime, she enjoys hiking, reading, traveling, trying new restaurants, and spending ample time with her husband.
Tasmin Mahfuz Salary
Mahfuz earns a salary of about $47,000-$120,000.
Tasmin Mahfuz Net Worth
Mahfuz has an estimated net worth of about $1 Million – $7 Million which she has earned through her career as an anchor and host.
Tasmin Mahfuz Age
Mahfuz was born on May 28, 1987, in West Palm Beach, Florida, United States. She is 35 years old as of 2022, and she celebrates her birthday on the 28th of May every year.
Tasmin Mahfuz Height and Weight
Mahfuz stands at a height of 5 feet 3 inches tall. However, information about her weight will be updated when available.
Tasmin Mahfuz Family
Mahfuz’s father is known as Abdul who is of Bangladeshi descent and is a businessman and philanthropist who emigrated to the United States in 1979, from Chittagong, Bangladesh at the age of19 years. Her mother is known as Nazmun Mahfuz who is also of Bangladeshi descent.
Tasmin Mahfuz Husband and Children
Mahfuz is married to Jason and together they enjoy hiking. However, the couple has not yet been blessed with children.
Tasmin Mahfuz Social Media Platform
Mahfuz is very active on her Twitter, Instagram, and Facebook pages. She has 6k followers on Twitter 11k followers on Instagram and 11k followers on Facebook.